“How much does it cost to travel for two years?” “How can you afford to go away for so long?” “Did you win the lottery or something?” These were the most commonly asked questions while I was travelling. My simple … Read all about it!
I spent 233 days, or eight months in total living in Vietnam, with my time split mostly between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. Spending time in Vietnam, the country of my heritage, was one of the main reasons as to why … Read all about it!
I’ve been a bit slow in getting around to posting this, but here are a few stats in response to the most commonly asked questions relating to my time away. It’s taken a while to compile, but it should give … Read all about it!
“Oh, Iran. Really? Why?” I’m asked this a lot when I told people of my intention to visit Iran, one of the “Axis of Evil” as labelled by the U.S. Iran is one of the oldest civilisations in the world, and having recently visited, now … Read all about it!
South America is a huge continent where costs can vary significantly from country to country. After 119 days of travelling from Colombia down to the bottom of Chile and Argentina, I’ve provided an overall spend, by spend type and then … Read all about it!
2014 update I receive many questions with regards to what photography gear that I use. Up until April 2014, all of the photographs were taken on a small micro four third system. It’s a compact unit that enable sharp and DSLR like photo … Read all about it!
I’ve been travelling through Central and South America for close to eight months now and during that time, the topic of travel safety has continually came up in conversations with fellow travellers. I’ve met plenty of people who have misplaced … Read all about it!
Some readers have have asked me how I’ve been tracking with the travel budget, so here is a semi detailed summary of how I’m going so far. For those who know me, I am a sucker for a analytics and … Read all about it!
When I told my non-backpacker friends that I was only taking a backpack with me for this trip, they were horrified and some couldn’t fathom a life without a hair straightener or their favourite outfit or shoes. It wasn’t the … Read all about it!